Category Archives: Thailand

Even further off the beaten track.

So…when the concierge has never even heard of the temple you plan to visit, you know you must be doing something right.  (And, the fact that she later expressed surprise that we visited the temple independently just sealed the deal). … Continue reading

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Lumpini Park

Lumpini Park (also sometimes spelled Lumphini) is a bit of serenity in the chaos that is Bangkok. Seriously, it is one of our favorite places to relax and catch our breath. There are fun little figures. There are interesting birds … Continue reading

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A bit off the beaten track

So…when you have been to Bangkok multiple times, and you’ve already seen most of the famous sights, you start looking for off the beaten track sights to see. We had been to the penis shrine (otherwise known as the Chao … Continue reading

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PigFish 2 is underway!!!

But, boy, did it get off to a rocky start. Things first went south when we tried to check in on-line for our flight.  United’s computer program said we couldn’t check in unless we uploaded a photo of our visa.  … Continue reading

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Final thoughts on our third visit to Thailand

Our last three weeks were spent in Thailand.  We did things a bit differently.  We were in no hurry to sightsee.  We didn’t visit the big Buddha on Phuket, we didn’t go to the national park on Koh Lanta, we … Continue reading

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Christmas in Bangkok

Christmas isn’t a big deal in Thailand, where the vast majority of the population is Buddhist.  That said, Thai’s do like a good party and Christmas is a good excuse for some crazy decorations, especially at malls and hotels.  Here … Continue reading

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Chilling in Thailand

Yeah, so, things have been quiet around here, haven’t they?  We are SO busy in Thailand that there just hasn’t been any time to update the blog. You know, we spend hours and hours each day lounging by our hotel … Continue reading

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